Ijen Kawah volcano in Eastern Java, Indonesia 2014 Luca Catalano Gonzaga (b. 1965 Italy) has a degree in Economics. In 2008 he became a full-time professional photographer, focusing mainly on social issues and portraits. He was awarded the Grand Prix Care du Reportage Humanitarie in 2009 for a feature on child labour in Nepal, which was shown at […]
The latest exhibition by New York artist Richard Prince is raising ethical questions in the art world. The reason? He's selling canvases that feature other people's Instagram photos. "New Portraits," first exhibited at the Gagosian Gallery in New York last year, features portraits of subjects that were not shot by Prince himself. Show More Summary
For the past 12 years, Dutch photographer Sarah Wong has documented the lives and experiences of a group of children who have transitioned -- or are in the process of transitioning -- to live as their authentic selves. Wong capturedShow More Summary
Just days after a former Virginia House Delegate took a hit on social media for posing in an Antebellum family portrait with the teenaged mother of his child, Joe Morrissey announced plans to marry the 19-year-old African American woman, reports Richmond Magazine.
"Yes, it's just a screenshot (not a painting). No, I did not give my permission and yes, the controversial artist Richard Prince put it up anyway. It's already sold ($90K I've been told) during the VIP preview. No, I'm not gonna go after him. Show More Summary
This charming double Portrait of the Artist's Mother and Sister (1905) by Isaak Brodsky comes up for grabs in MacDougall's Russian Art Auction in London on 3 June with an estimated price tag of £500,000 to £700,000 (CLICK). Russian oligarchs in the old metropolis take note.
Fàbio Coentrão channels Old Hollywood with a 1950s inspired portrait series called, ‘Hollywood Me’. With a pompadour hairstyle and wearing a leather jacket, the Portuguese model brings to mind James Dean in ‘Rebel Without a Cause’ for the Andy Dyo snapped images. The post Fàbio Coentrão Channels 50s Style with Pompadour Hairstyle appeared first on The Fashionisto.
Christie?s presents the first bi-annual Centuries of Style sale of 2015, offering the finest and most unique examples of European Ceramics, Gold Boxes, Portrait Miniatures and Silver from the 15th to the 20th century. From 2 to 3 June,...Show More Summary
MacDougall's Russian Art auction on 3 June is certain to rouse the interest of Russian art lovers with a series of portraits of celebrated figures of the beginning of the 20th century by artists not commonly associated with portraiture. Show More Summary
These stunning black and white photos of Maurice Baquet were taken by French photographer Robert Doisneau in the late 1950s. See more »
Check out Cuba Gooding Jr. channeling O.J. Simpson in a new portrait from his highly anticipated show American Crime Story: The People V. O.J. Simpson! The 47-year-old actor is joined in the show by Sarah Paulson, David Schwimmer, John Travolta, Courtney Vance, and Billy Magnussen. The series, which centers on the 1994-95 O.J. Simpson trial, [...]
Nike collaborated with creative studio FIELD to create a n interactive running installation that transforms your portrait into a Force of Nature. The u nstallation takes the runner through a journey of immersive visual effects that amplify the feeling of getting into a running flow. Show More Summary
A painter known best for his portrayal of animals, Oudry studied and showed expertise from an early age and began as a portrait artist. He showed mastery in art featuring animals and attracted interest from members of the court of Louis XV and support that gave him a solid profession in a comfortable life....
"I know a bank where the wild thyme blows," William Shakespeare wrote in a stanza from A Midsummer Night's Dream.
Seth Kushner, a photographer who shot environmental portraits for The New York Times Magazine, Time, Vibe and Businessweek and was selected for PDN’s 30 in 1999, died May 17 of leukemia. He was 41. A native of Brooklyn, Kushner knew he wanted to be a photographer when he was in high school. Show More Summary
Michael Rooker (“The Walking Dead”, Henry: Portrait Of A Serial Killer) has signed on to star in The Belko Experiment, a new horror film written by James Gunn (Slither), reports Variety). Gun stated: We’ve done three movies, two reality shows, a video game and a web series together, been on a bromantic trip to Paris […]
Felice Beato photographed Samurai in the 1860s and hand-colored the prints. According to Getty, he "made hundreds of ethnographic portraits and genre scenes in Japan. Read the rest
Painting a hyper-realistic mural outdoors is challenging enough on its own, and artist Sean Yoro not only pulls off incredible portraits, he does it all while...
Google CEO Eric Schmidt, famous for weirdly off-kilter mockery of the privacy his company exploits for its billions, has been immortalized in shit. Read the rest
On a Norwegian island 810 miles south of the North Pole is a safety net for an agricultural crisis.